Samuel Yate Benyon


Personal and Family Information

Samuel was born on 21 AUG 1762 in England, the son of Samuel Benyon and Lydia Yate.

He died on 31 MAR 1822. The place is not known.

He had two marriages/partners. His first wife was Elizabeth Mason, who he married on 26 OCT 1789 in St. Chad's, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England. Their two known children were Samuel Yate (1800-?) and Margaret Elizabeth (c1802-?).

His second wife was Constance Keny, who he married on 23 DEC 1803 in England. Their only known child was Constance Lydia (1805-1854).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Samuel Yate Benyon


Samuel Benyon


John Benyon


Daniel Benyon


Ellen Ridgway


Mary Ogden


Edmund Ogden


Lydia Yate




Thomas Yate



Birth21 AUG 1762
Place: England
Death31 MAR 1822
BurialAPR 1822
Place: Unitarian Chapel, Whitchurch, Shropshire, England


Note 1

!Notes: Samuel Yate Benyon [eldest son of Samuel Benyon and of Lydia his wife]. Born 21st August, 1762. A bencher of Lincoln's Inn, Attorney General of Chester and Vice Chanceller of the Duchy of Lancaster. Sworn a Burgess of Shrewsbury, 18th Aug, 1796. Was of Great Ash, and of Russell Square, London. Died 31st March, 1822; and was buried in the Unitarian Chapel, Dodington, Whitchurch.